Events at the IOP

  1. Study Group with Alice Stewart

    Tuesday October 27 - 4:30pm

    Join us on Tuesday, October 27 at 4:30pm ET for a study group with IOP Fellow Alice Stewart. Alice Stewart is a CNN Political Commentator, Communications Consultant, veteran Senior Communications Advisor on numerous presidential campaigns and an Emmy Award winning journalist.

    SPECIAL GUEST: Steve Cortes (Senior Advisor for Strategy, Donald Trump 2020 presidential campaign) 

    OVERVIEW: With one week to go until Election Day 2020, every minute counts, and campaigns are executing their "think strategically and act tactically" plans. What issues are the Trump campaign focusing on and how do they keep that focus with all the distractions? Alice Stewart talks with Trump 2020 Campaign Senior Advisor for Strategy, Steve Cortes about the final stretch to get out the vote.

    RSVP by 12:00pm ET on Tuesday, 10/27

  2. Study Group with Mayor Michael Nutter

    Thursday October 29 - 4:30pm

    Join us on Thursday, October 29 at 4:30pm ET for a study group with IOP Fellow Mayor Michael Nutter. Michael Nutter served as the 98th Mayor of the City of Philadelphia. As mayor, he managed the City of Philadelphia through the Great Recession, and the City's credit rating was upgraded to “A” by the three major credit agencies for the first time since the 1970s.

    SPECIAL GUEST: Mayor Stephen K. Benjamin (Mayor of Columbia, South Carolina since 2010)

    RSVP by 12:00pm ET on Thursday, 10/29

  3. Election Day Study Group with IOP Fellows

    Tuesday November 3 - 4:30pm

    Join us on Tuesday, November 3 at 4:30pm ET for an Election Day study group with our IOP Fall 2020 Fellows. The Fellows will draw from their diverse professional experiences spanning elected office, politics, activism and journalism to share insights and commentary on this historic day. Topics of discussion will include the presidential race, state and local campaigns, in-person and mail-in voting, the role of the media, and more.

    IOP Fall 2020 Fellows include Chasten Buttigieg, Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Carol Giacomo, Mayor Michael Nutter, Alice Stewart, and Jorge Vasquez, Jr.

    RSVP by 12:00pm ET on Tuesday, 11/3

  4. Post-Election Debrief with IOP Fellows

    Thursday November 5 - 4:30pm

    Join us on Thursday, November 5 at 4:30pm ET for a post-election debrief with our IOP Fall 2020 Fellows. The Fellows will draw from their diverse professional experiences spanning elected office, politics, activism and journalism to share their reflections and analysis.

    IOP Fall 2020 Fellows include Chasten Buttigieg, Brittany Packnett Cunningham, Carol Giacomo, Mayor Michael Nutter, Alice Stewart, and Jorge Vasquez, Jr.

    RSVP by 12:00pm ET on Thursday, 11/5

    *AUDIENCE: This conversation is open to individuals with a valid Harvard College email address.